Aasif Mandvi Bio, Age, Family, Wife, The Daily Shows, TV Shows, Net Worth

Aasif Mandvi Biography

A native of Mumbai, India, Aasif Mandvi born Aasif Hakim Mandviwala is a British-American actor and comedian. On August 9th, 2006, he began appearing as an occasional contributing correspondent on The Daily Show. He was promoted to a regular correspondent on March 12th, 2007.

Moreover, he is the lead actor, co-writer, and producer of the web series Hala in the Family. The show premiered on Funny or Die in 2015. In addition, Hakim is an actor, writer, and co-producer of the HBO comedy series The Brink. Aside from being an actor, he is also an author.

He authored a book titled No Land’s Man. Mandvi was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters Degree by the Macaulay Honors College after delivering the commencement speech that year. Currently, he appears in the role of Ben Shakir in the CBS psychological drama Evil written and created by Robert and Michelle King.

Aasif Mandvi Age

Hakim Mandviwala is 56 years old as of 2022. He was born on March 5th, 1966 in Mumbai, India.

Aasif Mandvi Height

Mandvi measures a standing height of 5 feet 8 inches tall which is equivalent to 1.73 meters tall.

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Aasif Mandvi Family, Parents, and Siblings

Mandvi was born in Bombay (now Mumbai), India to a Dawoodi Bohra Muslim family. When he was a year old, his family moved to England and settled. The family settled in the West Yorkshire city of Bradford. He is the son of Hakim, his father, and Fatima, his mother.

His father had originally come to work in textiles research at Bradford University and later ran a corner shop. On the other hand, his mother is a nurse. In the early 80s, his father grew frustrated with Margaret Thatcher’s Britain and moved his family to Tampa, Florida, United States when Mandvi was 16.

Aasif Mandvi Wife

Mandvi is a happily married man. He is married to Shaifali Puri. The couple got married on August 27th, 2017. Puri is an author and humanitarian at The Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia. The interfaith ceremony (Puri is Hindu) was held in front of 220 guests comprising friends and family. On March 14, 2020, Puri gave birth to their son. Aasif has been diagnosed with chronic tinnitus.

Aasif Mandvi The Proposal

In the comedy film, The Proposal, he played the role of an office employee named Bob Spaulding.

Aasif Mandvi Daily Show

Aasif auditioned for The Daily Show in 2006. Immediately after auditioning, he was hired and appeared on the show the same day. In 2007, he was named a regular correspondent. Often, he appears in segments satirizing and commenting on Islamic, Middle-Eastern, and South-Asian-related issues with such titles as “Senior Asian Correspondent”, “Senior Middle East Correspondent,” “Senior Foreign Looking Correspondent,” and “Senior Muslim Correspondent.” In October 2013, during a segment on The Daily Show, Mandvi’s interview with Don Yelton led to Yelton’s resignation from the North Carolina Republican Party office.

Aasif Mandvi Sopranos

In 2006, Mandvi played an episode titled Kaisha playing the role of Dr. Abu Bilal in the television film titled The Sopranos.

Aasif Mandvi Spiderman 2

In the film Spider-Man 2, Aasif played the role of Mr. Aziz in “Joe’s Pizza”.

Aasif Mandvi Blue Bloods

In 2018, he played the recurring of Samar “Sam” Chatwal in the television series Blue Bloods in season 9.

Aasif Mandvi Series of Unfortunate Events

From 2017 to 2018, Mandvi played in three episodes of the television series titled A Series of Unfortunate Events. He played the role of Dr. Montgomery Montgomery (Uncle Monty).

Aasif Mandvi Movies and Tv Shows


The following are movies that Mandvi has been featured in:

  • 1990 No Retreat, No Surrender 3: Blood Brothers
  • 1995 Die Hard with a Vengeance
  • 1996 Eddie
  • 1998 The Siege
  • 1999 Gofer
  • 2001 3 A.M.
  • 1999 Random Hearts
  • 1999 ABCD
  • 2001 American Chai
  • 2001 Peroxide Passion
  • 1999 Hook’d Up
  • 1999 Analyze This
  • 2002 The Mystic Masseur
  • 2002 Book of Kings
  • 2003 Undermind
  • 2004 Spider-Man 2
  • 2005 Sorry, Haters
  • 2005 The War Within
  • 2006 Freedomland
  • 2007 Music and Lyrics
  • 2008 Eavesdrop
  • 2008 Pretty Bird
  • 2009 The Proposal
  • 2009 Today’s Special
  • 2010 It’s Kind of a Funny Story
  • 2010 The Last Airbender
  • 2011 Margin Call
  • 2011 Dark Horse
  • 2012 Premium Rush
  • 2012 The Dictator
  • 2008 The Understudy
  • 2008 Ghost Town
  • 2012 Ruby Sparks
  • 2013 Movie 43
  • 2013 The Internship
  • 2014 Million Dollar Arm
  • 2014 Lennon or McCartney
  • 2013 Gods Behaving Badly
  • 2016 Mother’s Day
  • 2016 Undecided: The Movie
  • 2019 Drunk Parents
  • 2019 Human Capital
  • 2022 Blazing Samurai
  • TBA The Magician’s Elephant

Tv Shows

The following are television shows that Mandvi has been featured in:

  • 1988 Miami Vice
  • 1995 New York Undercover
  • 1995 The Cosby Mysteries
  • 1996 Jake’s Women
  • 1996 Nash Bridges
  • 1998 Dellaventura
  • 1995–1998 Law & Order
  • 2000 Welcome to New York
  • 2000 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • 2006 Sleeper Cell
  • 2006–2007 ER
  • 2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
  • 2001 Sex and the City
  • 2002 Oz
  • 2003 Ed
  • 2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent
  • 2004 Tanner on Tanner
  • 2006 Law & Order: Trial by Jury
  • 2006 The Sopranos
  • 2010 King of the Hill
  • 2011 Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • 2014 Us & Them
  • 2015 Madam Secretary
  • 2015 Person of Interest
  • 2006–2008 Jericho
  • 2006–2015 The Daily Show
  • 2015 The Brink
  • 2015 Halal In The Family
  • 2016–2019 Elena of Avalor
  • 2016 Another Period
  • 2017 Younger
  • 2017 Shut-Eye
  • 2015 Jake and the Never Land Pirates
  • 2017 National Geographic Explorer
  • 2017 The Problem with Apu
  • 2018 Blue Bloods
  • 2018 Explained
  • 2019–Present Evil
  • 2019 This Way Up
  • 2017–2018 A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • 2019 Room 104
  • 2020 Mira, Royal Detective
  • 2020 The Boss Baby: Back in Business
  • 2021 Archer

Aasif Mandvi Net Worth

Over the years, Aasif has made a great fortune from his career as an actor. He has an estimated net worth of $4 million

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